Advantage is the first place to call when you need leaders to lead,  sellers to sell, and your business to flourish. 

Our clients say we're
imaginative, collaborative, and insightful.

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Advantage is the first place to call when you need leaders to lead, sellers to sell, and your business to flourish.

Our clients say we're imaginative, collaborative, and insightful.

What will you say?

We provide enterprise-level creative learning solutions for individuals, teams, and organizations.

We've helped some of the best get better.
We can help you, too.

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Healthy pets, happy clients

Embarking on a mission to improve the veterinary client experience

The client experience program developed for us by Advantage Performance has resulted in measurable gains in client satisfaction, revenue per client, and return visits. We will continue to partner with Advantage as we cascade this success into other parts of the business.”

Aaron Frazier, VP of Client Experience
VCA Animal Hospitals

700+ hospitals, 12,700 employees

$2.1 billion in sales

8.6 million pet visits per year

We listen, build and deliver solutions that work.

Get everyone aligned around top priorities to execute maximum results.

Develop a winning team able to blast past sales targets year after year.

Create a business-savvy organization able to out-perform your competition.

Take a talent assessment

Whether you sell products or ideas, you can't make the most of your sales strengths until you're clear on what they are.  Get a free Predictive Strengths Indicator report based on your responses and find out what you're good at.

sales kick-off design principles

Sales kick-off design principles [infographic]

Visualize what GREAT can look like for your organization in 2017 with these tips for creating your best sales kick-off yet

Tricia Garwood shows her Multipliers spirit at our Oct. 7 launch party in Philadelphia

Philly business leaders get an inside look at Multipliers

The event concludes a 6-city series of launch parties sponsored by Advantage with our thought leader partner BTS celebrating the Multipliers simulation.

participants at the HR Indiana Interplay session

HR Indiana Interplay attendees laud session as conference’s best

Advantage event stands out at one of the largest human resources conferences in the U.S.

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How to reach us

Our corporate office:

Advantage Performance Group
100 Smith Ranch Road, Suite 306
San Rafael, CA 94903
Phone: (415) 925-6832, press “0”

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Our creative learning solutions are designed to deliver results and can be tailored to help you meet your toughest challenges or your most ambitious goals.

Click on one of the boxes to discover more about some of our most widely adopted learning experiences:

These are representative sample of solutions that have helped us consistently deliver great impact for our clients. If you don't see what you need here, please don't hesitate to contact us to explore our many other resources.

Tips for CEOs, business leaders, managers and sales professionals

Are you a high EQ leader? 5 questions to ask yourself.

By Timothy R. Clark | Oct 11, 2016

High EQ leaders can create astonishing levels of psychological safety and sustainable business impact in their organization.

Is cash still king?

By Dan Parisi | Oct 3, 2016

You bet. To be more accurate, cash flow is king. Here’s why understanding what drives cash flow is an essential skill for leaders at all levels.

Business impact of emotional intelligence: 5 habits that can make a difference right now

By The Advantage Team | Sep 29, 2016

The business impact of emotional intelligence is clear. As EQ increases, so can business impact as employees, teams and leaders make better choices.

Mark Walton joins Advantage Performance Group

By The Advantage Team | Sep 14, 2016

Senior organizational consultant Mark Walton has joined Advantage Performance Group as a partner based in the San Francisco Bay area.

The Advantage Way

Our best-practice methodology, the Advantage WaySM, ensures high-impact learning from your initiatives. Guaranteed.

It’s not enough to put people through a leadership training program and assume they will return to their job and start using what they’ve learned. ...We wanted to implement a complete learning-to-performance process. To that end, Advantage’s High Impact Learning process was invaluable."

Lisa Bell, Manager of the Holcim North American Learning Center


Where to find us

Our partners and associates are regionally based throughout the U.S. Focused on communication and collaboration, they are dedicated to working with you to bring solid, lasting change to your global organization. Contact one of our partners near you today!
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Corporate Headquarters
San Rafael, California
100 Smith Ranch Road, Suite 306
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 925-6832

Northern California
Alan Meeker – San Francisco
Christopher Lydon – San Francisco
Tom Heimsoth – San Francisco
Mark Walton – San Francisco

Southern California
Karen Carlsen-Carney – Orange County
Russ Paterra – San Diego
Jennifer Conlin – Irvine

Dan Terry – Seattle
Byron Parra – Seattle/Portland
Shannon Smith – Pacific Northwest

Rocky Mountain
Rosemarie Nelson – Reno
Jonathan Hodge – Salt Lake City
Kent Houston – Denver

Bob Ungarean – Dallas
Paul Schnabel – Phoenix

Joe Beilein – St Louis
Steve Doolittle – Chicago
Eric Flasck – Chicago
Jim LaVictoire – St Louis
Susan Sheehy – Milwaukee
Mary Steiner – Minneapolis
Jeff Tucker – Chicago

Great Lakes
Chuck Quakenbush – Indianapolis
Libby Macomber - Indianapolis
Peg Ruppert – Cincinnati
Amy Kahn – Cincinnati
Ray Neltner – Cincinnati

Kevin Brito – Stamford
Francine Smilen – New York
Emily De Frank – New York
Rob Grossman – Philadelphia
Craig Haas & Felicia Haas - Providence
Irv Stern – Philadelphia
Lori Urban - Philadelphia

Mid Atlantic
Kelvin Yao - Washington DC
Polly Thompson - Washington DC

Carol Bunn - Atlanta
Mike Castling - Charlotte, NC
Bennett Phillips – Nashville
Carlos Vargas - Fort Lauderdale

Contact us

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